Mississippi grown , Kaylila has been living creatively from a young age, expressing a continual interest in performing and visual arts. Upon graduating from high school, Kaylila moved Midwest to pursue a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting with a Minor in Directing from Oklahoma City University's School of Theatre (expected December 2020).
While training at Oklahoma City University, Kaylila began her professional theatre career performing and assistant-directing at various regional theatre companies. Her studies, combined with the demand of working in the theatre, led Kaylila to combine her interest in visual arts and her desire to cultivate connection through her digital marketing business, Kaylila Creative (est. 2018).